Essays Tagged: "Mary (mother of Jesus)"

Biography on the Apostle John.

JohnJohn was a son of Zebedee and Salome, who was a sister of Mary the mother of Jesus. He grew up in Galilee and worked with his brother James, Andrew, and Peter ... hn went to the court, because John new the high priest. At the crucifixion, Jesus told John to take Mary as his mother and Mary to take John as her son. John went with Peter to Jesus' tomb, which was ...

(5 pages) 54 0 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Mary in the Life of Jesus.

Mary, the mother of Jesus, had a very significant influence in the life of Jesus. Many of Mary's own ... n Jesus, life, ministry and teachings. The concepts illustrated are: 1) Servitude (Luke 1:38.) Here Mary states, "I am the LORD's servant." The gospels make clear that Jesus took the same attitude. 2) ... Judaism who awaited the return of the Messiah and reversal of socio-economic status.) This is where Mary's ethics are most evident in Jesus life and mission. In his feeding of the five thousand, we se ...

(4 pages) 25 0 0.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Brief Analysis of Differences Between Catholicism and Anglicism

ile Anglicans and Catholics share similar beliefs there are key differences.Anglicans don't pray to Mary the mother of Jesus while Catholics do.Catholics believe that Mary was a virgin and Jesus was h ... esus was her only son. In the Anglican religion it is believed that after Jesus was born Joseph and Mary had other sons and daughters, the brothers and sisters of Jesus. While Catholics believe that i ...

(2 pages) 15 0 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

The Virgin of Guadalupe - Research leads to symbolic unveiling

gin of Guadalupe. I remember the day I walked in with a beautiful big picture outline of the Virgin Mary in the middle of my table with coloring pencils surrounding it. That day she told us about Juan ... a piece of fabric called a tilma. The image is almost identical to the famous picture of the Virgin Mary bowing her head in prayer with a light aura behind her only the skin is darker and the colors v ...

(8 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Secret life of bees

August believes in a different kind of motherly love that supplied by the mother of God, the Virgin Mary. For much of the movie, August teaches Lily about the kind of undying, universal, hidden love t ... l, hidden love that exists everywhere in the world but which is actually manufactured by the Virgin Mary. According to August, in order to feel the wholeness stolen from her when her mother died, Lily ...

(3 pages) 3 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Art History

Madonna and Christ Child with Angels and Saints Mary Magdalen, Francis, Dorothy, and Anthony AbbotThe art work for this visual analysis was chosen a ... Birmingham Museum of Art. The name of the piece is Madonna and Christ Child with Angels and Saints Mary Magdalene,Francis, Dorothy, and Anthony Abbot. It was created by Mariotto di Nardo somewhere be ... e 27x17 inches and it comprised with tempera paint on wood panel.This painting illustrates a woman, Mary, holding the Christ child in the center of the piece, while being accompanied by two women on e ...

(6 pages) 1 0 0.0 Dec/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art